2016 ALUMNI CONFERENCE: Dealing with Disorder: Macro and Micro Strategies for Coping

May 13, 2016
9:15 am - 6:00 pm
Location
CSSW, 1255 Amsterdam Ave., New York 10027

Event Organizer

CSSW Alumni Office
Phone:
212-851-2371
Email:
Website:
http://socialwork.columbia.edu/alumni/
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CONTACT HOURS AVAILABLE (see schedule, below), as well as flexible registration: you may register for all or a portion of the day’s events, at varying prices. NOTE: Early Bird Special Registration ends Sunday, April 24.

REGISTER NOW.

Schedule

9:15am      BREAKFAST AND CHECK-IN

10:00am    WELCOME AND OPENING REMARKS  |  CONCOURSE LEVEL  |  ROOM  C03
Trelan Holder ’06
President, CSSW Alumni Association
Jeanette C. Takamura, Ph.D.
Dean, CSSW

10:15am    KEYNOTE PRESENTATION  |  CONCOURSE LEVEL  |  ROOM C03
Social Work: A Half Century Perspective
Edward Mullen ’68Ph.D.
Willma and Albert Musher Professor Emeritus of Social Work, CSSW
(1.25 contact hours)

11:30am    MORNING PRESENTATIONS  |  CONCOURSE LEVEL
Delivering Assistance to Those in Need: Evidence from Long-Term Trends and Innovative New Research in New York City
Chris Wimer, Ph.D., Research Scientist, Columbia Population Research Center
(1.25 contact hours)

Trauma
Letizia Adorno ’98, Faculty, Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy;
Josie Torielli ’06, Program Manager, NYC Alliance Against Sexual Assault
(1.25 contact hours)

1:00pm    LUNCH  |  DR. CAROL H. MEYER ROOM (Third Floor)
Introducing the Online Campus
Matthea Marquart ’05, Associate Director, Online Program, CSSW

Recognition of Anniversary Classes – Graduation years that end in ‘1’ or ‘6’

2:00pm   HALL OF FAME INTERVIEW  |  CONCOURSE LEVEL  |  ROOM C03
2016 Hall of Fame honorees Christina Merrill ’90, Executive Director of the Bone Marrow Foundation, and Edward Mullen ’68Ph.D (Willma and Albert Musher Professor Emeritus) will talk about their careers and reminisce about their respective experiences at the School of Social Work.

3:15pm    AFTERNOON PRESENTATIONS | CONCOURSE LEVEL
Social Media and Community Violence
Desmond Patton, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, CSSW
(1.25 contact hours)

Social Work and Intervention Science: Micro and Macro Level Applications
Carmela Alcantara, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, CSSW
(1.25 contact hours)

5:00pm    HALL OF FAME RECEPTION  |  MAUREEN A. COGAN ATRIUM (First Floor)
Join us as we induct Christina Merrill ’90, Edward Mullen ’68Ph.D. and *Robert Langer ’54 into the Hall of Fame.